Faro airport has one main terminal with two different areas: one side is arrivals and the other one is departures. The terminal building has two floors, on the second one is where shops and restaurants are located.
Faro airport has a total of 36 gates, and 6 of them are available to handle direct air bridges.
Every hour, more than 20 flights are managed from Faro airport. It is expected to increase the passenger traffic capacity of the airport and it is planned to extend the airport during the next years.
There is free WiFi access (it is necessary to log in).
Vehicles can park just in front of the airport, there is a big parking space (uncovered) with the areas: P1, P2 and P3.
To pick up the car rentals, some of the car rental agencies operate in front of the airport, in a bungalow located at the uncovered parking and others are located next to the terminal building.
Various hotels are located in the vicinities of Faro airport.
From the airport, Faro city center is about 15 minutes by car (if there is no traffic jam).